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Xamarin REST communications with ModernHttp

Xamarin and REST go along pretty “easily”. In this post I will demonstrate how to do that. Our test app will check for stock quotes [1]. Alright, first thing we do is create our Xamarin.Forms project, I usually opt for Shared:   We’ll also be targeting Windows Phone 8.1:   Adding System.Net.Http to Android and […]

Windows Phone project not recognizing DLLs

I ran into a problem in which the Windows Phone project was not recognizing the DLLs that were “technically” added in the .NET for Windows Phone reference. The problem is that you have to manually add those references using nuget, otherwise it won’t work. In my case the DLLs (at the moment of this writing) were System.Net.Http, […]